Blogs from Kinvara, County Galway, Ireland, Europe


Europe » Ireland » County Galway » Kinvara November 30th 2014

At this stage of my travels, given the amount of photos I post on Facebook in which I appear to bouncing from one European country to another, I am understandably getting some questions from people in my life. The main is, how exactly are you doing all this travel? Obviously, I'm not a millionaire. But I've learnt two simple, albeit highly important, things about how to live. The first: live more and have less.The second: if you want something bad enough, you'll make it happen. So, when I was home for three months in Australia after teaching in France over the European spring/summer, I realised I wanted to stay abroad. This wasn't going to happen magically and I knew I needed a way to support myself. Not only did I work three jobs back home to ... read more
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Europe » Ireland » County Galway » Kinvara July 1st 2014

I ended up not getting much sleep last night because girls kept coming in the room all through out the night. Idon’t have a plug by my bunk bed so my phone ended up dying. I woke up at 5 in the morning freaking out thinking that I missed my alarm and would miss my tour. Thankfully, I grabbed my ipad and set the alarm on it for 6:15. Of course I really got up at 6:30 and left to find my tour. I ended up booking the Paddy Wagon tour to the Cliffs of Moher and the office was literally around the block from my hostel. The bus was pretty grand and had wifi. Today was another beautiful, sunny day. I guess I get to be in Ireland two out of the four days a ... read more

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